Posted by: stormy | 2009/01/12

bleeding before my period-urgent please

hi doc

i am on triphasil i started taking the pill on the 22 of dec 08. yesterday i started bleeding slighty and also this morning my period is only due next monday wat could this be? i am not taking any other medication and ive taken my pill everyday.

and also my husband and i had unprotected sex yesterday am i still covered by the pill even thou i started bleeding? should i get the morning after pill?

wat could be the cause of the bleeding?

many thanx

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The bleeding could be breakthrough bleeding. You are still protected. Wait and see what happens. If it persists, see your doctor.

Best wishes

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Posted by: morning after pill | 2009/01/12

you wont need to get the morning after pill. You can have " unprotected"  sex 7 days after taking the pill consistently.

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Posted by: anon | 2009/01/12

Your body might just be adjusting to the pill, it can take up to 3 cycles to become normal again.

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